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Fixed Plant Fitter (Rail)

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

About the Role

WorkPac are currently seeking experienced Fixed Plant Fitters to Operate and maintain the Automated machine shop and surrounding fixed plant assets at our Client Rio Tinto 7 Mile Rail Facility.

- 6:6 Roster 3D, 3N, 6 Off

- 12 hour shifts

- Ongoing role

- Residential opportunity for Karratha or Dampier residents


  • Operate and maintain the Automated machine shop and surrounding fixed plant assets which includes;

  • Preventive and breakdown Maintenance on equipment

  • Work management system data entry

  • Operate Portal lathe, Borer, Axle lathe and associated station in the machine shop.

  • Service and repair R & I Trolleys, Draft gear trolleys and Zagros

There is also the expectation that Maintainers will keep their workplace clean and tidy, repair defects as instructed and complete general workshop duties as required.


- Relevant Trade Certificate (Mechanical Fitting)

- Previous experience in a serviceperson role, Rail preferred

- C Class Drivers Licence

- Forklift Licence

- Australian Rights to work

- Ability to pass a Category 1 Rail Medical


- Rio Tinto Inducted

- HR Drivers Licence

- Ability to operate a RK320 Railking

- Working at Heights

- Confined Space

- Isolations/Lockholders

Why work for WorkPac?

Looking after our employees is important to us. Our Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more.

We have a team of dedicated recruiters, most of which have in field knowledge of the industry, who make continuous contact to ensure you are happy with not only WorkPac's service but our clients. We are committed to ensuring you are happy and safe, you are our most valuable asset!

WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia with us. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, we know our local areas and are always helping our local community.

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Reference no. TMPRIJ202166496

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Fixed Plant Fitter (Rail)
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Fitting and Welding Trades and Services
Job expiry: 2021-12-11
Reference: TMPRIJ202166496


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